Books tagged: scheherazade

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Dance of the Springs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,040. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Those of us who cherish the forbidden fruit are defined by the thrills we seek; the arousal of love, the stimulation of risk, the seduction of high speeds, and many more exhilarations that combine in endless ratios. For a young couple seeking purity in Saratoga Springs, their solution and that of a city on verge of destruction is found in golden geometry and the magic of the music of the spheres.
The Treasure of Akram el-Amin
Price: Free! Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Herein lieis the tale of Iskandar, a valiant Arabian boy sent on a quest by his father to purloin from his father's enemy his most valued possession. A tale that could only transpire in a magical time and place, this Arabian fantasy follows the brave and perceptive lad as he slips among the enemy, encounters genii and crosses blades with warriors of the Nubian Desert's most powerful sheikh.
Scheherezade
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
On the thousand and first night of Scheherezade the Storyteller’s marriage, things do not go at all as she had hoped — nor do they end as she had expected. "Scheherezade" is a short story in the Tales from Ysthar collection.
The Lamp of Many Wishes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,040. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
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This is an edited reprint of my first short story sale to Mike Resnick and Martin Goldberg’s 1992 ALADDIN, MASTER OF THE LAMP anthology. It's got the sly humor of a traditional Scheherazade-type story and is told in a style that is an homage to Richard Burton's original "A Thousand And One Arabian Nights."
The Coma Monologues
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 71,110. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011 by Green Snake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Do stories have the power to heal? For Gary Hawken, life in a coma offers few perks. Nurses care for him and people sit by his bed and tell him stories, but the glorious mess of life passes him by. In a world where survival depends on his ability to understand his stories, Gary must recognize the value of his own soul. A hypnotic tale of one man’s struggle to find the truth in his own epic life.